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RentHop study: When it comes to dragging down apartment rents, not all crimes are created equal

by Dan Rafter Plenty of factors cause apartment rents to rise and fall. But how about crime rates? Do high crime rates automatically result in lower apartment rents? Usually, according to a new study from RentHop. But the type of … Continue reading

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Apartment rents starting to dip a bit in Midwest cities

by Dan Rafter Apartment rents might seem sky-high in cities like Chicago, New York City and San Francisco. But there are actually some cities — two significant ones in the Midwest — in which monthly apartments rents are actually falling. … Continue reading

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Lancaster Pollard survey: More affordable apartment projects on the way?

by Dan Rafter Developers will be building plenty of affordable multifamily projects during the rest of 2017, if the results from a housing survey released in April by Columbus, Ohio-based Lancaster Pollard are to be believed. In its survey of … Continue reading

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New life: Transforming outdated office buildings into apartment towers, high-end retail

A flurry of new development is hitting the Chicago office market, with much of it focused on turning outdated Class-C buildings into apartments, hotels, retail and student housing. Continue reading

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Veteran CRE pro: Milwaukee has a good story to tell

by Dan Rafter Two of the biggest construction projects in Milwaukee’s history are now underway at the same time. To little surprise, this is providing a boost to the city’s economy and commercial real estate market. Construction is now taking … Continue reading

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Apartment rents rising, vacancies falling in Columbus

by Dan Rafter The economy in Columbus, Ohio, continues to improve, with unemployment falling. This is bringing more residents to the city, especially its downtown urban areas. And like many cities across the Midwest, this is resulting in an increased … Continue reading

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RENTCafe study: Apartment rents in Cleveland some of the most affordable in the country

by Dan Rafter Renters looking for an affordable apartment unit in a big city might want to try Cleveland. Despite the recent increase in retailers and restaurants opening in downtown Cleveland, renting an apartment unit in the city still remains relatively affordable, … Continue reading

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